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Old September 24, 2011, 18:04   #2
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I totally agree with you that ID-by-use for some of these flags is hard (and that in fact veterans mostly get by with being able to guess pretty well which ego something is).

That said, I think to eliminate the ID spell/staff/scroll we'll need to do something more radical, like rune-based flags/ID.

That said, I got permission from Takkaria to add instant ID on pickup at level 40, so that will hopefully help cut down on some of the late game annoyances. I also think that average items should be obvious on wield for all classes, rather than needing to wait for pseudo.

Arguably these make the game easier. I just don't think the "difficulty" of having to carry ?ID/_ID is worth preserving.
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